Acts 8:16

“(For as yet he was fallen upon none of them: only they were baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus.)”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Acts 8:16

(For as yet hee was fallen vpon none of them: onely they were baptized in the Name of the Lord Iesus.)
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For He had not yet fallen upon any of them; they had simply been baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for as yet it was fallen upon none of them: only they had been baptized into the name of the Lord Jesus.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For up to that time he had not come on any of them; only baptism had been given to them in the name of the Lord Jesus.
- Basic English Bible

for he was not yet fallen upon any of them, only they were baptised to the name of the Lord Jesus.
- Darby Bible

(For as yet he had fallen upon none of them: only they were baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus.)
- Webster's Bible

for He had not as yet fallen upon any of them. They had only been baptized into the name of the Lord Jesus.
- Weymouth Bible

for as yet he had fallen on none of them. They had only been baptized in the name of Christ Jesus.
- World English Bible

for he cam not yit in to ony of hem, but thei weren baptisid oonli in the name of the Lord Jhesu.
- Wycliffe Bible

for as yet he was fallen upon none of them, and only they have been baptized -- to the name of the Lord Jesus;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Acts 8:16

Wesley's Notes for Acts 8:16


8:14 And the apostles hearing that Samaria - The inhabitants of that country, had received the word of God - By faith, sent Peter and John - He that sends must be either superior, or at least equal, to him that is sent. It follows that the college of the apostles was equal if not superior to Peter.

8:15 The Holy Ghost - In his miraculous gifts? Or his sanctifying graces? Probably in both.

8:18 Simon offered them money - And hence the procuring any ministerial function, or ecclesiastical benefice by money, is termed Simony.


Discussion for Acts 8:16

  • Istvan on Acts 8:16
    It seems to be hard. "only" in The Name of Lord Jesus. Lord of Lords, King of Kings, who is only He can open The Book of Life(Revelation 5:3-5)....


 

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